Tag: Performing Arts

8 area residents receive Annie Award for contribution to arts community

8 area residents receive Annie Award for contribution to arts community

| October 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 Annie Awards: Visual Arts — David Diaz: plein air painter and president of the board of Maryland Federation for the Arts Arts Educator — Lori Snyder: senior manager of Anne Arundel County schools performing & visual arts magnet programs […]

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ACCA Summer Choral Festival scheduled for June 26th

ACCA Summer Choral Festival scheduled for June 26th

| June 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

This month a two-day Summer Choral Festival, organized by The All Children’s Chorus of Annapolis (ACCA) is being held on June 26th for  musically gifted singers entering 4th, 5th, and 6th grades in the fall . Designed to further develop musicianship and vocal skills it is funded with a strategic grant from the Arts Council […]

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First Sunday Arts Festival gets underway this weekend (May 4, 2014)

First Sunday Arts Festival gets underway this weekend (May 4, 2014)

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s back!  The annual First Sunday Arts Festival in Annapolis, Maryland.  The streets and parks on West and Calvert Streets in the downtown historic area will be filled with over 100 unique artists and crafters, live bands, dance, street performers, and international outdoor cafes. The dates for 2014 are the first Sunday in the months May […]

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Bret Michaels sells out Rams Head On Stage yet again

Bret Michaels sells out Rams Head On Stage yet again

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is not much to say about Bret Michaels when he comes to Annapolis and the Rams Head On Stage.  So, I will leave you with some images and three words…. He. Killed. It! Michaels also did a meet and greet after the show…for a price…all of which is donated to his Life Rocks Foundation. […]

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Nominations sought for 2014 Annie Awards

Nominations sought for 2014 Annie Awards

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Annie Awards.  The Annie Awards were created in 2000 to recognize the contributions of local artists, educators, and arts patrons who reside in Anne Arundel County.  There are six awards in six categories: Literary Arts, Visual Arts, Arts Patron, Performing Arts, […]

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Open House At Chesapeake Arts Center

Open House At Chesapeake Arts Center

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center is hosting a public open house on Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 5:30pm-7:30 p.m. Featuring artist demonstrations, facility tours, and guests will be able to sample classes. The open house is a perfect occasion for visitors to become acquainted with the Center’s dynamic visual and performing arts programs for all ages. […]

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Encore Chorale Announces Spring Season Dates

Encore Chorale Announces Spring Season Dates

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Encore Chorale invites you to join us for our Spring season of singing starting on Monday, January 13, 2014 from 2:00pm-3:30pm for 15 weeks at the Anne Arundel Community College (AACC). Encore singers improve their voices, meet new friends and enjoy a great new adventure singing challenging music in four parts in preparation to […]

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Amahl And The Night Visitors Performance At AACC

Amahl And The Night Visitors Performance At AACC

| December 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

The AACC Concert Choir will perform “Amahl and the Night Visitors,” at the Robert E. Kauffman Theater at the Pascal Center for Performing Arts, at AACC December 13-15. A Christmas favorite, the story deals with Amahl, a young peasant shepherd boy who can only walk with the aid of a staff. As the opera opens, […]

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AACC Ushers In Holidays

AACC Ushers In Holidays

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the website at www.aacc.edu/events or the web page with each spirit. Nov. 22 – 8 p.m. Concert, AACC […]

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Fizz, Smoke, And Bones Discovered At AACC

Fizz, Smoke, And Bones Discovered At AACC

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Prepare to see amazing feats before your very eyes. Is it magic? Not really – it’s science and Anne Arundel Community College science faculty members are staging Science Night 2013 to show young and old how much fun science can be. The public can choose from two performances on Nov. 13, 5:30-6:30 p.m. and 7-8 […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center Open House

Chesapeake Arts Center Open House

| October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts is hosting a public open house on Thursday, October 17, 2013 from 5:00pm-7:00 p.m. Featuring artist demonstrations, facility tours, and guests will be able to sample classes. The open house is a perfect occasion for visitors to become acquainted with the Center’s dynamic visual and performing arts programs for all ages. In […]

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Comedy At The Met

Comedy At The Met

| September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Comedy this Saturday night at the Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge. The shows feature two of New York City’s rising stars. Derek Humphrey seen at Gotham Comedy Club shares his observations of the world in a hilarious standup routine. The evening also features improv comedy with John Brennen from the recent off-Broadway “Banana Monologues” show, […]

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Children’s Theater Of Annapolis Auditions

Children’s Theater Of Annapolis Auditions

| August 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Auditions for local author Dylan Roche’s adaptation of the Brothers Grimms’ “Snow White” and Children’s Theatre of Annapolis’s traveling troupe, Second Stage, are quickly approaching! Auditions for Snow White are open to ages 8 – 18 and will be held 10 AM to 1:30 PM, Saturday, August 24th, and 12 to 2:30 PM Sunday, August 25th. The audition will […]

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Davy Dance Academy Celebrates One Year

Davy Dance Academy Celebrates One Year

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Davy Dance Academy is celebrating their 1 year anniversary on Saturday, August 10th! This year they are expanding class offerings from 3 days per week to 7 days per week! They have added new faculty and programs to continue to provide an excellent dance program in the Cape St. Claire community! New classes include:  Storybook Ballet […]

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AACC Dance Company Ushers In 25th Year With Special Performances

AACC Dance Company Ushers In 25th Year With Special Performances

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The AACC Dance Company will celebrate its 25th year with a series of special performances beginning Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21. Ushering in the year will be AACC Dance Company alumnus Lance Guillermo and his wife, Danielle Sten-Guillermo, who will present their original production, “Working America.” Shows are at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 20, and […]

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Opera AACC To Perform At Artscape

Opera AACC To Perform At Artscape

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Opera AACC will be performing at Artscape in Baltimore for the second consecutive year at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, July 21, at the Theatre Project location, 45 W. Preston St., Baltimore. Doug Byerly, department chair of performing arts at Anne Arundel Community College and the artistic director for Opera AACC, hopes to broaden opera’s appeal by […]

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ASGT Presents “[title of show] (clean version)”, The Musical About Two Guys Writing A Musical

ASGT Presents “[title of show] (clean version)”, The Musical About Two Guys Writing A Musical

| June 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre, an outdoor summer theatre in downtown Annapolis, continues its 2013 season with the clean version of “[title of show]”, a musical comedy that chronicles its own creation from inception to opening night.  “[title of show]” is, above all, a love letter to the musical theatre – a uniquely American art form – and to […]

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“Northern Lights” Concert By The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

“Northern Lights” Concert By The Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Inspired by composers from northern Europe, our season will close with Sibelius’ lively Symphony No. 3paired with Grieg’s Norwegian Dances—a dance suite that will be sure to get your toe tapping and heart racing! We will also be featuring Seth Cook in the rarely performed Vaughan Williams’ Tuba Concerto. Be sure to join us in […]

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Registration For AACC’s Kids In College Camps Is Under Way

Registration For AACC’s Kids In College Camps Is Under Way

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

earn to compose your own music, perform basic circus skills or use a computer to make a three-dimensional object in some of the newest camps offered this summer through Kids in College at Anne Arundel Community College. Registration is under way, and camps are filled on a first-come basis. The 237 camps are a mix […]

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AACC’s Youngest Artists On Display

AACC’s Youngest Artists On Display

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College’s youngest artists will display their artwork in the annual Child Development Center’s Art Exhibit that is on display through May 29, in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts Gallery. The center’s three classrooms of 3-to-5-year-old children have created more than 200 pieces of art that will be on display. Included are […]

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Love, Lust, And Straight Jackets Coming To Chesapeake Arts Center

Love, Lust, And Straight Jackets Coming To Chesapeake Arts Center

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center is proud to present the local Theatre Company, Stand Alone Theatre, in an All Ages weekend performance of “Love, Lust & Straight Jackets” play on May 17, 18, and 19th at 7:30pm. The concert will be held in Studio 194 theatre and tickets are available for purchase for $10.00 on the […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center Announces New Partnership With Winters Lane Productions Theatre Company

Chesapeake Arts Center Announces New Partnership With Winters Lane Productions Theatre Company

| March 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center is proud to present the new artistic residence partnership with Winters Lane Productions. Winters Lane Productions will be offering workshops for children, teens and adults in various disciplines in theatre. The first class starts, June 24, 2013 at the Chesapeake Arts Center. The following Winters Lane Productions class schedule is available […]

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